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Anti-Hunger & Food Systems Advocacy Call - Shared screen with speaker view
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
03:20
Name, Org, Favorite autumn/winter season tradition!
Rebecca Serratos (she/her/ella) Prescott Farmers Market
03:35
Hi I'm Rebecca with the Prescott Farmers Market and I love going to our town's Courthouse Lighting which is tomorrow!!
Lisa Akorli (she/her, Pinnacle Prevention)
03:55
Lisa, Pinnacle Prevention: I love watching fire in a cozy outdoor firepit!
Rachel Gomezacosta
04:00
Rachel Gomez-Acosta (AZ Farm to School Network, Concordia Charter School, Sun Produce Co-op Foundation), lots of evening campfires in the backyard
Solveig Muus
04:17
Solveig Muus, LAMA ~ Cool-weather clothes!
Dionne Washington
04:19
Dionne Washington - AZ Food Bank Network - APS Light Parade with my kiddos and Kwanza dinner I host at my home.
Kai Littrell
04:23
Kai Littrell, Executive Director of Our Neighbors Farm & Pantry - Safford, AZ - going to the mountain and playing in the snow with family and dogs
Kaley Necessary
04:26
Kaley Necessary (UA Cooperative Extension/Arizona Health Zone) I love drinking how chocolate and looking at Christmas lights!
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
04:55
For those just joining - feel free to share name, org, favorite autumn/winter season tradition!
MJ Simpson
04:56
MJ Simpson, William E. Morris Institute for Justice - holiday lights and hiking
Katelyn Prinzo
05:03
Katelyn Prinzo, Agribusiness Manager, TigerMountain Foundation. HIKING!!! Gardening in the cooler weather.
Cindy Gentry
05:11
Cindy Gentry, Sun Produce Co-op, still love looking at the holiday lights that are set up at homes and in public places from every tradition!
Audrey Mitten-Thomsen
05:11
Hi! I’m Audrey with the Phoenix Food Co-op, and I love getting to see the leaves change! Wherever I can see that, it’s always different in AZ!
Danielle Corral
05:12
the song The 12 Pains of Christmas
Danielle Corral
05:21
Check it out if you haven't heard it
Ashley St. Thomas (she/her), AzFBN
05:26
Hi! I'm Ashley from AZ Food Banks. I'd say spending more time outdoors with my dogs but am loving all of these responses.
Barbara Halden
05:39
Hello Barbara Halden here, F2S school garden workgroup co-chair. Love to cozy up with a cup of spiced hot wine.
Karrington Hamilton
05:39
Karrington Y Hamilton CFSBA tucson, Az - Festival of Lights WINTERHAVEN!!!
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
05:45
Kenneth Steel, Pinnacle Prevention/AZFSN, making Ebelskivers (Danish Pancakes) with family
Jessica Whitney
05:46
Jessie Whitney MCDPH and I like watching all the Christmas movies
Liv Brashears (she/her)
05:52
Liv Brashears, Pinnacle Prevention, I love all the lights!
Danielle Corral
07:26
I second Kenneth! I just got the pan last year for making them. never looked back...
Robin Dumas
08:49
This could change due to the Non Certification happening in Cochise County now, as I understand. I could be wrong.
Karalea Wiltbank
09:05
Karalea - FfLCR - Little Colorado Meats. I lead a Christmas community choir. It MAKES my Christmas!
Cheyenne MacMasters
09:29
They certified the result in Cochise County yesterday.
Robin Dumas
09:57
Thanks for update! :)
Ashley St. Thomas (she/her), AzFBN
11:38
https://twitter.com/AZSenateGOP
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
11:42
Senate committee assignments: https://twitter.com/AZSenateGOP
Ashley St. Thomas (she/her), AzFBN
11:50
We use Twitter too. :)
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
14:05
House Committee Assignments: https://www.azleg.gov/press/house/55LEG/2R/221201COMMITTEECHAIRS.pdf
Ashley St. Thomas (she/her), AzFBN
14:45
Thanks, Kenneth!
Solveig Muus
16:16
Yay AzFBN ~ Excellent policy priorities!!
Cheyenne MacMasters
17:48
Many families don't apply for reduced meal prices because of pride.
Rachel Gomezacosta
19:08
this can save eligible students over $100 per year in meal charges
Robin Dumas
19:10
Cheyenne, agreed. I'm hoping with the more universal system that has been talked about will help break through that barrier.
Rachel Gomezacosta
22:17
Ashley can you share the meeting info here?
Rachel Gomezacosta
22:21
TY
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
23:35
More on the Colorado initiative: https://www.npr.org/2022/11/09/1134832752/colorado-free-school-lunch-results-measure-midterms
Danielle Corral
26:04
Yes
Ashley St. Thomas (she/her), AzFBN
26:50
Here's the link to the School Nutrition Advocacy Group meetings on Zoom. We meet the first Thursday of the month from 1-2pm, here: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88146070199.Join us! Bring friends!
Karrington Hamilton
29:52
What work can we do to support the efforts with DUSP?
Karalea Wiltbank
30:27
Where can we see more info on the program and participants?
Karrington Hamilton
30:41
As someone who runs a market that is almost 60% of sales in public assistance, this is nerve wracking!
Lisa Akorli (she/her, Pinnacle Prevention)
30:57
For those who haven't heard yet, Pinnacle is hiring an AZFSN Coalition Coordinator! Please help spread the word: https://www.pinnacleprevention.org/jobopportunities.html
Karrington Hamilton
32:14
Thank you!
Kelley Villa she/her Pinnacle Prevention
32:34
We've got you, Karrington and others on the call that are active Double Up partners. We are working through lots of plans with every intention of keeping this program safe, and will be sharing opportunities to support soon.
Solveig Muus
35:00
@Ashley, may we know, do you have sponsors for your bills yet? If not, are you close, and can LAMA be of any help at this stage?
Danielle Corral
40:07
email me
Danielle Corral
40:13
Danielle@localfirstaz.com
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
41:32
Next forum 12/12 1:30PM
Danielle Corral
41:50
link to forum?
Danielle Corral
43:30
https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/water-services/2579
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
43:56
Vetting Forum 4 Water 2022-2023Scheduled for the 2nd Monday of every month beginning in November 2022 through December 2022.Beginning at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
43:58
https://agribusinessarizona.org/vetting-forum-4-water
Solveig Muus
44:23
@Kenneth ~ thank you!
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
44:24
Note that the Webpage is out of date and still shows zoom links from 2021-22 session
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
45:05
I would reach out to: stephanie@agribusinessarizona.org to confirm next forum
Kenneth Steel (he/him), Pinnacle Prevention
45:40
I have to hop off here, all! Take care
Ashley St. Thomas (she/her), AzFBN
45:42
Love those dots! Great work!
Ashley St. Thomas (she/her), AzFBN
46:03
Thanks, Kenneth. Have a great weekend.
Karalea Wiltbank
46:06
Chris Udall Director at Agribusiness & Water Council of Arizona
Paula Schlusberg
47:51
Solveig, check out programs & resources of the Water Resources Research Center at UArizona. Also League of Women Voters AZ is working on their water policy — worth looking in to that also.
Solveig Muus
49:06
Thanks Paula and everyone for your suggestions!! I have much to learn, am truly grateful to have a few places to start.
MJ Simpson
57:42
That date sounds familiar…
Jessie Gruner // she/her // Pinnacle Prevention
01:01:07
For those who haven't heard yet, Pinnacle is hiring an AZFSN Coalition Coordinator! Please help spread the word: https://www.pinnacleprevention.org/jobopportunities.html
MJ Simpson
01:01:17
SNAP skimming protections law proposed https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/9319/text?r=1&s=1
Persephonie Devereaux
01:01:26
Job post closes next Friday December 9th
Persephonie Devereaux
01:01:36
https://www.pinnacleprevention.org/jobopportunities.html
Barbara Halden
01:01:44
Thanks for all your work everyone!
Cindy Gentry
01:01:46
thanks so much for the great information!
MJ Simpson
01:01:55
Thank you for the wonderful information on these calls!
Sophia Gonzalez she/her
01:01:57
Thanks y'all
Rachel Gomez-Acosta (she/her)
01:01:58
thanks and happy holidays!
Jesse Davenport
01:01:59
Thank you!!